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Bottom of FormResearch has supported the idea that children and adolescents who have been involved in the legal system will have or already have developed a mental disorder precipitating or following their involvement in the legal system. What is the importance of exploring the impact of the legal system on behavioral and mental health development?
Child Development, Children’s Mental Health and the Juvenile Justice System – Standford Law and Policy Review
By David E. Arredondo M.D. Forensic Psychiatrist: Child, Adult and Family, Consultant, Public Speaker, Expert